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Former Alleman standout muscles his way to top of B1G

At 6 foot 4, 215 pounds, Cody Sedlok has MLB scouts drooling. But it wasn’t too long ago the Alleman grad

“He showed up at alleman at 5’10 130 pounds soaking wet,” explained Alleman assistant coach John Marx. 450 more words


Sedlock earns B1G pitcher of the week honor

Cody Sedlock was named B1G pitcher of the week on Monday.  The Alleman grad fired 10 two thirds scoreless innings against Ohio State, striking out 14.  33 more words


U of Illinois professor hits 50 years, plans to keep going

CHAMPAIGN, IL (AP) – Roy Axford has been a professor at the University of Illinois for 50 years. And he has no plans to stop. 114 more words


Can someone explain to me why John Groce hasn't been fired?

Today in the News-Gazette there is an interview with John Groce. Scott Richey sat down with our useless head coach for a question and answer session. 3,199 more words

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Closing the book on Tim Beckman

Earlier today, we learned that the University of Illinois and former football coach Tim Beckman had settled for $250,000.

The university also issued a statement: 719 more words

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What is a reasonable expectation for Illinois basketball?

Before I begin this post, let me apologize for having such a delay since my last one. I’ve been fighting bronchitis and allergies and haven’t felt like sitting down to write. 1,438 more words

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Illini need another comeback

11 years ago today, this happened:


I’ve watched that video at least 50 times since it was published, and I still tear up when Deron hits the three. 683 more words

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